Devotional Text: Numbers 6:24-26 (NLT)
24 ‘May the LORD bless you and protect you.
25 May the LORD smile on you and be gracious to you.
26 May the LORD show you his favor and give you his peace.’ Devotional Thought: “The Priest’s Blessing” as this passage of scripture has been called is one of the most quoted benedictions from the Old Testament. It points to the LORD’s interest and involvement in the lives of his people. Each line emphasizes the LORD as the source of ou
Devotional Text: Exodus 37:9 (NLT)
9 The cherubim faced each other and looked down on the atonement cover. With their wings spread above it, they protected it. Devotional Thought: The protective care of angel’s wings over the Ark of the Covenant speaks of the power and ability of God to care for what is his. (cf. Ruth 2:12; Psa. 17:8; 36:7-8; 61:4; 91:1, 4). The angels too are God’s ministering servants both to his glory and the good of the redeemed (Heb. 1:14).
Devotional Text: Exodus 14:21-22 (NLT)
21 Then Moses raised his hand over the sea, and the Lord opened up a path through the water with a strong east wind. The wind blew all that night, turning the seabed into dry land. 22 So the people of Israel walked through the middle of the sea on dry ground, with walls of water on each side! Devotional Thought: God demonstrated his glory and gave Israel reason to trust him by securing their rescue from the pursuing Egyptian army when